Our dedicated board includes leaders in the business, nonprofit, and public sectors—including many Coro alumni—with the insight and experience to help guide the growth and sustainability of our programs.




Andrew H. Kimball (Fellows NY 1990); Chief Executive Officer, Industry City

Vice Chair

Melissa Roman Burch (Leadership New York XVIII); Executive General Manager, Lend Lease, Inc.


Melody Rollins Downes (Leadership New York XVI); Partner, Head of Client Service & Product Development, Brightwood Capital Advisors


Andrew Cantor (Fellows NY 2003); Senior Vice President, Related Companies Inc.


  • Susanna Aaron (Leadership New York XXVI)
  • Sandra Altine; Managing Director for Global Diversity & Inclusion, Moody’s Corporation
  • Greg Berman (Fellows NY 1993); Executive Director, Center for Court Innovation
  • Richard A. Caccappolo (Leadership New York XIII); Chief Operating Officer, MailOnline
  • Wellington Chen (Neighborhood Leadership 2012); Executive Director, Chinatown Partnership Local Development Corporation
  • Russell Dubner; President & CEO, Edelman U.S.
  • Tal Golomb; Partner, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • Wayne Ho (Immigrant Civic Leadership Program 2005); President/CEO, Chinese American Planning Council
  • Joan Jacobs (Leadership New York XIX); Vice President of Learning & Inclusion, Consolidated Edison Company of New York
  • Patrick B. Jenkins; Partner, Patrick B. Jenkins & Associates
  • Aaron Koffman (Leadership New York XXII); Principal, The Hudson Companies
  • Gayle Matthei; Consultant/EVP Strategy & Marketing, VIVA Creative
  • David I. Moskovitz (Fellows 1981); Chief Executive, Accenture Federal Services
  • Peter C. Neger; Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius
  • Katherine O’Brien; Chief Human Resources Officer, New York Life Insurance Company
  • Mehul Patel (Leadership New York XIX); Chief Operating Officer, Midwood Investment & Development Corp.
  • Jeffrey Plaut (Fellows NY 1988); Founding Partner, Global Strategy Group
  • Anne Pollack
  • Fatima A. Shama; Executive Director, Fresh Air Fund
  • Lee Silberstein; Chief Strategy Officer & Managing Director, Marino P.R.
  • William F. Squadron; President,
  • Travis Terry (Leadership New York XV); Chief Operating Officer, Capalino+Company
  • Jamie Torres Springer (Leadership New York XIX); Senior Principal, HR&A Advisors
  • Nancy Youman (Leadership New York VII); Director, Communities Against Hate Local Grants, Open Society Foundations